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Testing Status of beta-Cadinene - 10091-J

 

CASRN: 523-47-7

Related: CADINENE (CAS 29350-73-0)

Formula: C15-H24

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Naphthalene, 1,2,4a,5,8,8a-hexahydro-4,7-dimethyl-1-(1-methylethyl)-, [1S-(1?,4a?,8a?)]-

Known Uses

Flavoring agent in candies, baked goods, gum, fragrance in soap, detergent, creams, lotions, perfume, occurs in essential oils from juniper, cedar (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • In Vitro Cytogenetics (CA/SCE)  (972780)  Completed 
    • Citation: Galloway, S., Armstrong, M., Reuben, C., Colman, S., Brown, B., Cannon, C., Bloom, A., Nakamura, F., Ahmed, M., Duk, S., Rimpo, J., Margolin, B., Resnick, M., Anderson, B., and Zeiger, E. Chromosome aberration and sister chromatid exchanges in Chinese hamster ovary cells: Evaluations of 108 chemicals. Environ. Molec. Mutagen. Vol. 10 (Suppl 10) (1987) 1-176
    • Sister Chromatid Exchange Equivocal 
    • Chromosome Aberrations Negative 
  • Mouse Lymphoma  (138289)  Completed 
    • Mice
    •  Negative 
  • Salmonella  (519172)  Completed 
    • Citation: Haworth, S., Lawlor, T., Mortelmans, K., Speck, W., and Zeiger, E. Salmonella mutagenicity test results for 250 chemicals Environ. Mutagen. Vol. 5 (Suppl 1) (1983) 3-142
    •  Negative 
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